The Dvorak keyboard

I first learned to type almost 40 years ago. Now I'm learning all over. I started learning the Dvorak keyboard layout almost a month ago. With exercises I can type 20-30 words a minute. When I'm thinking and wr more »

Garage Sales Are Back

It's that time of the year when the garage sales are heating up. Saturday we were out and went to three or four community garage sales. A community garage sale is where several people in the same neighborhood have garage sale. In one more »

Fields of Interest

I started this list the other day when I was considering some alternate vocations and contemplating the many areas where I either have expertise or an interest. Now to make some sense of it... While it's some p more »

C is dead?

Last week at the book fair a couple of men father and son I believe were browsing the collection and openly commenting to each other about their findings. At one time the son came across some books on C++ programming and questioned if anyone used C an more »

Job Search Issues

A job search is difficult enough without having to deal with a number of unnecessary issues. Preparing resumes cover letter and portfolios can be quite time-consuming. Then when you are applying for a job at a particular company you have to write (legib more »

Library's Lacking?

I actually love the library and frequented libraries in many cities I've lived in. I enjoy studying as much as others might enjoy reading history novels or poetry. That changed several years ago when I was "blacklisted" by the Tyler Public Library. I was more »

Four Gospels

I've been visiting some church and ministry web sites looking for inspiration for a church site redesign. For me it's hard to look at design without reading what they have to say. Most of the sites I've visited had some crucial gospel "message" other t more »